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A court in Egypt jailed three people for life and two to seven years for creating a "terrorist" group and killing four Copts in 2010, a judicial official said.
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Egyptian security officials say a clash between Christians and Muslims that saw homes and a church burned in a southern city have left 15 people wounded.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 07, 2013, 22:13
Clashes broke out on Sunday outside the Egyptian capital`s Coptic cathedral after funeral prayers were held for four Christians killed in sectarian clashes, witnesses said.
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The Cairo Criminal Court handed down the death penalty to the seven Egyptian Christians, including the film`s maker.
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Coptic Christianity in Egypt dates back to the first century and the language used in its liturgy can be traced to the speech of Egypt`s pharaohs.
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Egyptian activist Alaa Abd-el-Fatth,
who has been accused of inciting violence during an October 9 demonstration by Coptic Christians here, has been jailed for 15 days.
Last Updated: Monday, January 11, 2010, 13:33
Egyptian police arrested 42 people for allegedly indulging in arson and sectarian violence as communal clashes continued in the Nagaa Hammadi town.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 10, 2010, 21:11
Pope Benedict XVI on Sunday condemned the murder of six Coptic Christians in a January 6 attack in Egypt, and denounced violence against Christians.
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